AXA reveals more details of third impact fund
People Moves: Newton, AMF, LuxSE, Church Commissioners
Newton Investment Management has hired Andrew Parry as head of sustainable investment, as part of the expansion of its responsible investment team.
Carney: EU taxonomy is binary – we need 50 shades of green
The EU's taxonomy on sustainable activities is "a good start", but a "richer" taxonomy that does not take a binary approach is needed, said Bank of England governor Mark Carney.
BAML reveals thoughts on transition bonds
Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) has weighed in on the debate about the creation of a new market for transition bonds, suggesting that at least a quarter of the proceeds of bonds bearing this label should be used to finance green assets or projects.
Marfrig's sustainable cattle bond attracts new ESG investors
Beef producer Marfrig Global Foods was able to attract additional environmental, social and governance (ESG) investors for its $500 million Sustainable Transition Bond issued earlier this week.
ESG in Fixed Income Europe, featuring Green Bonds
Nearly 400 delegates attended the conference, now in its ninth year`
$32trn group of investors demand greater government climate action
Investors with a combined $32 trillion in assets have demanded governments increase action to tackle climate change.
Investors agree with BP – scenario analysis can be confusing!
Climate scenario analysis – as recommended by the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) – can be “infinitely confusing”, Environmental Finance’s Green Equities conference heard.
Natixis proposes toolkit to tackle SDG-washing
Investors are "massively dissatisfied" with the way companies report their contributions to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to Natixis.
Axa IM invests in Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund
AXA Investment Managers (Axa IM) has committed to invest in the Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund, as the fund raised about $38 million at first close.